Jade Denson

Director of Community Engagement

Jade is a passionate relationship builder responsible for finding ways to deepen MHTA’s partnerships in the community. Jade’s work involves identifying impactful engagement opportunities for MHTA members and seeking out ways to collaborate with other Minnesota organizations who are driving technology and innovation forward. Her investment in an inclusive technology workforce is most recently showcased in her previous role with Genesys Works Twin Cities involving securing and stewarding partnerships with fortune 500 companies to provide IT internship opportunities for undeserved high school students. Jade’s role at MHTA combines her personal and professional values of fostering innovation and collaboration while keeping people at the forefront. Although originally from California, Jade graduated from Grinnell College in Iowa and has spent the last 5 years building out her life in Minnesota. She enjoys collecting art, supporting local artists, and attending events in her community.

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